Defense company establishes U.S. operations in El Paso

Defense company establishes U.S. operations in El Paso – El Paso Inc._ Business Posted: Tuesday, April 16, 2013 3:12 pm By Robert Gray El Paso Inc. staff writer A Scotland-based defense company that makes ballistic body armor and tactical equipment has established its U.S. headquarters here in El Paso, economic development officials announced today. Sarkar Defence […]

Sarkar Defence Tests Product on CEO

Sarkar Defence brings new meaning to the phrase “product endorsement” as its CEO tests one of Sarkar’s stab and ballistic vests on himself. Watch as Sam gets shot with a Winchester 9mm FMJ (center mass), slashed with a machete, and stabbed with a tactical knife.

Cathy Swain: Executive Director, Hub of Human Innovation

By Robert Gray\ El Paso Inc. View original El Paso Inc. article Born to a blue-collar family in an isolated town of 7,000 people in southern Illinois, Cathy Swain is a self-described Midwestern farm girl. At first blush, Swain might seem an odd pick to lead a technology incubator that aims to turn baby startups […]

Raising the Roof and Revenue

By Robert Gray\ El Paso Inc. View original El Paso Inc. article Ask Tony Bunnell a question about his “roofing company” and he bristles slightly. Bunnell doesn’t like his four-year-old startup, Roof Care, referred to that way. He and his partner Louis Zaina prefer to call their company a high-growth startup that just happens to […]